Salisbury, North Carolina




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A Taste of Salisbury, North Carolina

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT SALISBURY?

  1. Salisbury is a city in and the county seat of Rowan County, North Carolina. The population was 33,663 in the 2010 Census (growing 27.8% from the previous Census in 2000). Salisbury is the home to famed North Carolina soft drink, Cheerwine, and the regional supermarket Food Lion.

  2. Salisbury has developed a strong record of historic preservation over the last few decades. It is the site of a noted prisoner of war camp during the American Civil War and has ten National Register historic districts. The city has many historic homes and commercial buildings dating from the 19th century and early 20th century, several of which are individually listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

  3. The median income for a household in the city was $32,923, and the median income for a family was $41,108.

  4. The Fisher Street area of Downtown Salisbury, recently bricked and revitalized for use as an entertainment venue, has become the site for numerous outdoor concerts, special attractions, and holiday events. Brick Street Live, an outdoor summer concert series, takes place in Downtown Salisbury at the corner of Fisher and Lee Streets. The series offers performances by artists from diverse genres.

Radio Stations
WPIR 88.1 FM Hickory, NC Gospel Music
WTJY 89.5 FM Asheboro, NC Gospel Music
WXRI 91.3 FM Winston-Salem, NC Gospel Music
WPZS 92.7 FM Harrisburg, NC Gospel Music
WWLV 94.1 FM Lexington, NC Christian Contemporary
WPTI 94.5 FM Eden, NC Talk
WNKS 95.1 FM Charlotte, NC Top-40
WHQC 96.1 FM Shelby, NC Top-40
WQMG 97.1 FM Greensboro, NC Urban Contemporary
WPEG 97.9 FM Concord, NC Hip Hop
WBAV 101.9 FM Gastonia, NC Urban Contemporary
WJMH 102.1 FM Reidsville, NC Hip Hop
WMKS 105.7 FM Clemmons, NC Top-40
WKZL 107.5 FM Winston-Salem, NC Top-40
WSJS 600 AM Winston-Salem, NC News/Talk
WZOO 710 AM Asheboro, NC Gospel Music
WZGV 730 AM Cramerton, NC Sports
WSPC 1010 AM Albemarle, NC News/Talk
WGOS 1070 AM High Point, NC Variety
WRNA 1140 AM China Grove, NC Gospel Music
WHIP 1350 AM Mooresville, NC Oldies
WGIV 1370 AM Pineville, NC Gospel Music
WLXN 1440 AM Lexington, NC Oldies
WRKB 1460 AM Kannapolis, NC Gospel Music
WSTP 1490 AM Salisbury, NC Talk

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Demographics of Salisbury, North Carolina

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

57.30%

37.56%

0.28%

1.39%

4.30%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Salisbury, North Carolina

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Businesses in Salisbury, North Carolina


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Geoffrey Grey & Co Hair Design -  Category: Hair Salons -    - 816 W Innes St, Salisbury, NC 28144 (704) 636-2024

  2. Nancy's African Hair Braiding -  Category: Black Hair Salons -    - 116 W Innes St, Salisbury, NC 28144 (704) 637-8791 Near Downtown Salisbury

  3. Professional African Hair Braiding -  Category: Hair Salons -    - 618 E Innes St, Salisbury, NC 28144 (704) 642-0719

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Livingstone College -  Category: Historically Black College -   A701 W Monroe St. Salisbury, NC 28144 (704) 216-6000  - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. MA Burrs'soul Food Take Out -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   121 N Long St Salisbury, NC 28144 (704) 636-6388   - (reviews)

  2. MA Burrs'soul Food Take Out -  Category: American (New) American (Traditional) Burgers, Cajun/Creole, Sandwiches, Soul Food, Southern -   117 East Innes St Salisbury, North Carolina 28144 (704) 633-3750   - (visit website)

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


Del Perry exhibit in Salisbury, NC

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Jobs from Indeed


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CHURCHES



  1. Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church -  1920 Shirley Avenue Salisbury, North Carolina 28147 (704) 637-0954   - (visit website)

  2. New Hope AME Zion Church -   1470 N Long St. Salisbury, NC 28144 (704) 633-7548

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Rowan Blues and Jazz Festival -   (OCTOBER)    - (visit website)

    704-636-2811 for more info, fun for all!


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SCHOOLS

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